Pyralis farinalis ( Linnaeus, 1758 )

Poltavsky, Alexander N., Kravchenko, Vasiliy D., Traore, Mohammed M., Traore, Sekou F., Gergely, Petrányi, Witt, Thomas J., Sula, 2018, The Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) fauna of the woody savannah belt in Mali, West Africa, Zootaxa 4457 (1), pp. 39-69: 62

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4457.1.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2A372679-102F-4E3E-8830-8DD3A799ED80

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039B7E1A-FFDE-FFB5-FF3F-BFC670A71A76

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scientific name

Pyralis farinalis ( Linnaeus, 1758 )
status

 

77. Pyralis farinalis ( Linnaeus, 1758) 

Synonymy follows Nuss et al. (2003 –2018):

= Asopia domesticalis Zeller, 1847  .

Material : 2 ex. Mali, Bamako, Ouronina 12°5'39.78"N 8°24'3.16"W, 29– 30.01.2014, leg. Kravchenko et al. ( SMNHAbout SMNH).GoogleMaps 

Distribution: Cosmopolitan. In Africa: Saint Helena, Seychelles South Africa, Yemen, Zimbabwe ( De Prins & De Prins 2018) and Mali (new record).

Host-plants: Pest of stored food plants, especially milled plant products ( Wikipedia 2018). 

SMNH

Saskatchewan Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Pyralidae

Genus

Pyralis

Loc

Pyralis farinalis ( Linnaeus, 1758 )

Poltavsky, Alexander N., Kravchenko, Vasiliy D., Traore, Mohammed M., Traore, Sekou F., Gergely, Petrányi, Witt, Thomas J., Sula 2018

2018
Loc

Asopia domesticalis

Zeller 1847

1847